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355 Published Reviews

God of War

PC
9.00
Ian BoudreauJan 12, 2022
Big, brash, and surprisingly poignant, God of War arrives on PC in fine shape. Don't pass up this chance to play a console classic.

MONSTER HUNTER RISE

PC
9.00
Dave IrwinJan 11, 2022
Thanks to a beautifully realised setting and some genuinely innovative combat additions, Monster Hunter Rise is fun from start to finish. If you haven’t played a Monster Hunter game yet, this is the best one to start with.

Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker

PC
9.00
Santiago LeguizaDec 15, 2021
An expansion that's better than it has any right to be, Endwalker succeeds at wrapping up a decade-long story arc providing a satisfying send-off for players.

Icarus

PC
7.00
Josh BroadwellDec 13, 2021
The physics and animations are a bit wonky; huge chunks of rock are suspended mid-air when mining; animals come to a complete stop when confronted with a fallen branch, before pinging over them in an uncannily bouncy motion; and some objects blast off into orbit when you brush up alongside them. Crashes are frequent, especially if you move too quickly. Frequent autosaves help allay the frustrations, but there’s no escaping the fact that Icarus needs more work under the hood.

HALO Infinite

PC
8.00
Elliot GardnerDec 06, 2021
A phenomenal single-player experience that competes with the best this iconic series has to offer. Multiplayer needs a fair few structural tweaks, but still ultimately sparks joy.

Battlefield 2042

PC
7.00
Christian VazNov 16, 2021
This near-future sequel has all the components it needs to become a classic entry in the multiplayer series, but it feels like 2042 is many updates away from reaching its full potential.

Forza Horizon 5

PC
9.00
Phil IwaniukNov 08, 2021
Familiar, excellent, and polished to a degree that hardly seems possible. If you love taking vintage Porsches for joyrides through environments that’d have a poet bawling then you're going to be very happy here.

Jurassic World Evolution 2

PC
7.00
Richard Scott-JonesNov 05, 2021
Improves on its predecessor in clever ways and still boasts the most gorgeous dinosaurs ever made in a game. But dealing with disastrous events beyond your control still isn't any fun, even if it's thematic for the Jurassic Park IP.

Call of Duty: Vanguard

PC
8.00
Ian BoudreauNov 05, 2021
Opting for pulp fantasy over Spielbergian reverence for the era, Vanguard reinvigorates the World War II setting and charts a new path forward.

Football Manager 2022

PC
9.00
Jordan ForwardNov 04, 2021
With more tools at your disposal than ever, this is a rich, realistic management simulation that delivers thrills both on and off the pitch.

Riders Republic

PC
9.00
Jordan ForwardNov 01, 2021
It seems ridiculous to look at Riders Republic as Ubisoft’s answer to Forza Horizon, seeing as there are no cars in it. But in terms of fun, approachability, thrills, and variety they’re an exact match. And I’ll go further: I’ll say that I’ve had a better time creating my own fun in Riders Republic than I’ve ever had speeding around in a hypercar in Forza.

Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy

PC
7.00
Dave IrwinOct 25, 2021
Guardians of the Galaxy mostly nails the quirky tone and characters that Marvel fans will be hoping for. Otherwise strong presentation is marred by a few too many visual glitches, but if you can tolerate these and some repetitive combat, it's worth a look.

Age of Empires IV

PC
8.00
Ian BoudreauOct 25, 2021
Polishing a classic formula without revolutionising it, this is a robust package that includes something for just about every kind of RTS player, from beginners to grizzled veterans.

Back 4 Blood

PC
8.00
Jordan ForwardOct 12, 2021
There’s just so much more to think about, whether you’re in the heat of battle or strategising with your friends in a safehouse. The shooting is satisfying, the zombies gush and spew and splatter with Savini-esque flair, and the campaign features some spectacularly confident escalations. You’ve played that last part before, but Back 4 Blood as a whole is something new. And while it’s far from perfect, it’s also one of the best co-op games I’ve played in years.

New World

PC
6.00
Elliot GardnerOct 08, 2021
These gripes are less noticeable when exploring Aeternum with friends, or even with a podcast on in the background. I’ve had a blast leveling up alongside pals, showing off our pirate chic and conquistador-looking loot drops, but there are just a few too many blemishes keeping New World from greatness.

Far Cry 6

PC
7.00
Jordan ForwardOct 06, 2021
The series' foundations have been rejigged to offer an exciting and satisfying new gameplay loop. Not all of the revisions work in its favour, but unfortunately it's the complete lack of change with its approach to storytelling and structure that really holds Far Cry 6 back.

Diablo II: Resurrected

PC
8.00
Dave IrwinSep 29, 2021
Successfully brings an icon into the modern era, and the underlying gameplay still shines. But while Resurrected does a better job than Warcraft III: Reforged, it leaves similar questions unanswered over its feature set and long-term community support.

Sable

PC
8.00
Iain HarrisSep 22, 2021
A sweetly told tale of youth, travel, and self-discovery that's not afraid to wear its inspirations on its sleeve. In turbulent, inward-looking times, Sable is a true comfort.

Deathloop

PC
10.0
Ian BoudreauSep 13, 2021
In the ultimate escapist fantasy world, is there room for growth and change? Can anything you do ever have any real meaning if every tomorrow is going to be exactly the same as today? It’s a testament to how successful Deathloop is that it can confidently answer ‘yes’ to these questions. Should we be fortunate enough to reach a point at which 2021 is a distant memory, Deathloop will be the game we’re still talking about.

Life is Strange: True Colors

PC
8.00
Dave IrwinSep 08, 2021
Soon after finishing the story, I dive back in, looking for objects with traces of past emotion to learn more about the townsfolk. I also spend hours playing the two arcade cabinets to get the highest score. I’m happy with how my first playthrough ends – not that I’m ruling out a second, as I’d like to try a few different choices – but even though there’s nothing left to do I find myself coming back, just for a quiet place to sit and look at the jaw-dropping scenery.

Tales of Arise

PC
9.00
Jason ColesSep 08, 2021
Personally, I’m absolutely smitten with Tales of Arise, and what Bandai Namco has achieved with it skyrockets it into GOTY territory for me. It’s yet another game to demonstrate the studio’s awesome prowess in anime aesthetics and storytelling, while also just feeling damn good to play – a balance that’s rarely been struck this well in the past. Go and play Tales of Arise. You’ll thank me later.

A Total War Saga: TROY - Mythos

PC
9.00
Sean MartinSep 01, 2021
The overarching narrative of the Trojan War is intact, but now you can make Odysseus fight alongside a cyclops, give Hector an army of shielded giants to defend Troy, or ally Achilles with Cerberus as he shepherds souls into the afterlife. It’s the perfect marriage of the Iliad’s fanciful storytelling and the mythological richness of its setting. Now all we need is flesh-eating horses.

King's Bounty II

PC
6.00
Jarrett GreenAug 24, 2021
1C Entertainment's attempt to reinvigorate the long-dormant series proves two things: its turn-based tactical combat is timeless, and making a compelling open-world experience is harder than it looks.

Psychonauts 2

PC
9.00
Dustin BaileyAug 23, 2021
A rare sequel that improves on the original in every meaningful way. It's packed to the brim with beautiful worlds and surprising interactions, and its colourful cast is equal parts funny, believable, and sympathetic. Double Fine is rarely wide of the mark, but this time it hit the bullseye.

NARAKA: BLADEPOINT

PC
6.00
Jordan ForwardAug 18, 2021
For an original take on battle royale and a truly special martial arts combat system, Naraka is worth checking out. But between stability issues, off-putting monetisation practices, and an unpalatable learning curve, there's plenty that gets in the way of the fun.